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October 27, 2020

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Briefs – October 27, 2020

A. “The pandemic’s effect on the widening gap in mortality rate between the U.S. and peer countries,” by Giorlando Ramirez, Krutika Amin, and Cynthia Cox (October 2020, HTML format).

www.healthsystemtracker.org/brief/the-pandemics-effect-on-the-widening-gap-in-mortality-rate-between-the-u-s-and-peer-countries/

B. “Racial and Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Cases and Deaths in Nursing Homes,” by Priya Chidambaram, Tricia Neuman, and Rachel Garfield (October 2020, HTML format).

www.kff.org/coronavirus-covid-19/issue-brief/racial-and-ethnic-disparities-in-covid-19-cases-and-deaths-in-nursing-homes/

October 14, 2020

CAAR – Urban Institute Reports – October 14, 2020

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A. “How Can Policymakers Close the Racial Gap in Retirement Security?” by Richard W. Johnson (October 2020, .pdf and HTML format, 26p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/how-can-policymakers-close-racial-gap-retirement-security

B. “Five Democratic Approaches to Social Security Reform: Estimated Impact of Plans from the 2020,” by Karen E. Smith, Richard W. Johnson, and Melissa M. Favreault (October 2020, .pdf and HTML format, 93p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/five-democratic-approaches-social-security-reform-estimated-impact-plans-2020-presidential-campaign

October 8, 2020

CAAR – Kaiser Family Foundation Issue Brief – October 8, 2020

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Lower Flu Vaccination Rates Among Black, Hispanic, and Low-Income Seniors Suggest Challenges for COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts,” by Juliette Cubanski, Tricia Neuman, and Anthony Damico (October 2020, HTML format).

www.kff.org/medicare/issue-brief/lower-flu-vaccination-rates-among-black-hispanic-and-low-income-seniors-suggest-challenges-for-covid-19-vaccination-efforts/

September 14, 2020

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – September 14, 2020

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A. “Differences between blacks and whites in well-being, beliefs, emotional states, behaviors and survival, 1978-2014,” by Zafar Zafari, Katherine M. Keyes, Boshen Jiao, Sharifa Z. Williams, and Peter Alexander Muennig (PLoS ONE 15(9): e0238919. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0238919, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 14p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0238919

B. “The effect of age on visuomotor learning processes,” by Chad Michael Vachon, Shanaathanan Modchalingam, Bernard Marius ‘t Hart, and Denise Y. P. Henriques (PLoS ONE 15(9): e0239032. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239032, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 20p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0239032

C. “Foot rotation and the risk of falls in older women: A cross-sectional study,” by Mario Kasovic, Lovro Stefan, and Martin Zvonar (PLoS ONE 15(9): e0239065. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0239065, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 7p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0239065

 

July 22, 2020

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – July 22, 2020

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The COVID-19 Pandemic and Seniors: A Look at Racial Health Disparities,” a hearing held July 21, 2020 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site running time 2 hour 23 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 16:36 mark.

www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/the-covid-19-pandemic-and-seniors-a-look-at-racial-health-disparities

April 10, 2019

CAAR – Urban Institute/Peter G. Peterson Foundation Working Papers – April 10, 2019

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A. “College Premium and Its Impact on Racial and Gender Differentials in Earnings and Future Old-age Income,” by Damir Cosic (April 2019, .pdf format, 23p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of this paper available at:

www.urban.org/research/publication/college-premium-and-its-impact-racial-and-gender-differentials-earnings-and-future-old-age-income

B. “Retirement Security in 2050: Future Outcomes for GenX and Early Millennial Retirees,” by Barbara Butrica (April 2019, .pdf format, 70p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of this paper available at:

www.urban.org/research/publication/retirement-security-2050

December 13, 2018

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Issue Briefs – December 13, 2018

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A. “How Have Workers Responded to Oregon’s Auto-IRA?” by Anek Belbase and Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher (IB No. 18-22, December 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 9p.).

How Have Workers Responded to Oregon’s Auto-IRA?

B. “Trends in Retirement Security by Race/Ethnicity,” by Alicia H. Munnell, Wenliang Hou, and Geoffrey T. Sanzenbacher (IB No. 18-21, November 2018, .pdf and Excel format, 9p.).

Trends in Retirement Security by Race/Ethnicity

August 6, 2018

CAAR – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper – August 6, 2018

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Exploring the Consequences of Discrimination and Health for Retirement by Race and Ethnicity: Results from the Health and Retirement Study,” by Ernest Gonzales, Yeonjung Jane Lee, William V. Padula, and Lindsey Subin Jung (WP No. 2018-6, July 2018, .pdf format, 21p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

Exploring the Consequences of Discrimination and Health for Retirement by Race and Ethnicity: Results from the Health and Retirement Study

April 13, 2017

CAAR – US Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Reports – April 13, 2017

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A. “Gender Disparities in Health Care in Medicare Advantage,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 35p.).

www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/OMH/Downloads/Health-Disparities-Gender-Disparities-National-Report.pdf

B. “Racial and Ethnic Disparities by Gender in Medicare Advantage,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 38p.).

www.cms.gov/About-CMS/Agency-Information/OMH/Downloads/Health-Disparities-Racial-and-Ethnic-Disparities-by-Gender-National-Report.pdf

February 27, 2017

CAAR – AARP Public Policy Institute Fact Sheet – February 27, 2017

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Access to Workplace Retirement Plans by Race and Ethnicity,” by Catherine Harvey (February 2017, .pdf format, 2p.).

www.aarp.org/ppi/info-2017/Access-to-Workplace-Retirement-Plans-by-Race-and-Ethnicity.html

January 14, 2016

CAAR – University of Michigan Retirement Research Center Working Paper – January 14, 2016

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Racial Difference in the Use of VA Health Services,” by Chichun Fang, Kenneth M. Langa, Helen Levy and David Weir (WP2015-334, September 2015, .pdf format, 37p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:

www.mrrc.isr.umich.edu/Publication/Abstract/1084?ptid=1

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